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Island Bay Resort

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Conshohocken, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this little piece of paradise by surfing the web ten years ago. The cottages are the perfect island escape. The seating areas tucked away in just the right spots for a day on the beach by the water, or swinging from a hammock in the shade. Mike and Carol are two of the best hosts we've ever had...

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Cloverdale, Indiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife found this place on Trip Advisor and was impressed by the comments. We found it to be a great place to relax. The beach is fairly small, but with only 10 rooms, it was plenty big enough. They have hammocks, Tiki huts, and even kayaks you can use. Carol and her staff were so friendly and helpful....when you...

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Exeter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this place on the back of a recommendation and were not disappointed, staying here for 6 nights recently. Carol and Mike, the owners, have got this place off to a tee. There are 10 rooms/chalets, we had the one closest to the private beach, a superb choice with a double aspect patio. The rooms were all themed, Keys...

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1Thank Adrian M
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would recommend highly. Well appointed, simple cottages with lots of attention to detail. Lovely little beach with loungers, hammocks and canoes, paddle boards. Very helpful owners. A perfect base for exploring the keys and the Everglades.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 4 nights. So peaceful so cute so clean. The couple that run the place are just lovely and nothing is too much trouble. We were made to feel very welcome. Lovely little decor around the place and a very quiet little beach to take the kayaks out and watch the sun set. So relaxing

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West Virginia
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This was our third stay here, and it continues to be the best place we have ever stayed! From the front desk, to the walkway/driveway, to the rooms, to the beach, it is just a perfect piece of paradise and we find ourselves instantly relaxing! Everything is very clean and comfortable. It is a great location in the Keys for...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This little resort came highly recommended, and I can do so as well. Just 10 cottages, a private beach, wonderful hosts and decor. The owners are very sweet and helpful, with great recommendations for dinners and things to do in the Upper Keys. It really is a private escape!

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2Thank mjoey
Texas
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Island Bay Resort is a little slice of Heaven!! From the moment you turn into the driveway you are transported to the most relaxing tropical island. You truly feel like you've been swept away. The owners, Mike & Carol, go above and beyond to make your stay relaxing and enjoyable! We would highly recommend staying here on your next trip...

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1Thank hawaiiandreamer
Asheville, North Carolina
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We loved this resort so much we booked a sixth night. Everything is exactly as described in previous reviews. Peaceful, beautiful and meticulously maintained. Although the suites are compact, you will find everything you need and plenty of storage. Beds are very comfortable and thorough cleaning service each day. The beach is pristine and the chairs and hammocks are plentiful...

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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

This is a really quaint roadside motel a few hours into the keys. The reason this place gets such good reviews is because the owners go the distance. You get a personalized note, the rooms feel hand-decorated and the whole setup feels like Baby Boomer Americana crossed with Margaritaville. This place isn't perfect, nor is it a resort but I...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Island Bay Resort provides you with a complete "Florida Keys experience." Our hotel is centrally located between Key Largo and Islamorada and just two hours from Key West and Miami. Enjoying your Florida vacation is easy. Swimming, snorkeling, kayaking, boating and sunbathing can all be enjoyed from our resort's beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Island Bay Resort

Address: 92530 Overseas Highway, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2758
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key Largo > Tavernier
Price Range: €133 - €320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Island Bay Hotel Tavernier
Island Bay Tavernier
Island Bay Resort Key Largo/Tavernier
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“10 rooms, with character, the Key West room nearest the beach is the prime choice.”
adrianm436, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“rooms near the bay are quieter”
mjoey, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are cottages that face the parking spots, and the beach/dock is steps away. Cottage #1 you see the beach/dock from your deck.”
hawaiiandreamer, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All cottages feel private b/c of careful landscaping and other attention to detail. Cottage "one" is closest to beach -”
ehill22017, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“all are great”
abcman33, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
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